Scaleup, Zero Equity, Accelerator Program
You past the idea stage, you are no longer an early stage startup, you no longer pivot every week and now built a company wanting to gain significant traction, conquer a large market and get the neccessary funding. We do not take any equity to join the program but want to invest after successful program completion.
You can now apply for Flight 7, starting April 9, 2018
S3 Scaleup Accelerator Lucerne, Switzerland
Business Demo Day / Investor Presentation May 24
Your company is registered, yet less than 6 years old
You have a bold vision and planning to address a large, international market
You have a stellar founders team of min. 2 people owning more than 20% each
All founders are full time involved and have no other business on the side
You have a diverse founders composition (Business, marketing, technology)
You have an MVP (Minimulm Viable Product) / Prototype, or at least very close to it.
You are ready to gain traction and raise the neccessary capital for major growth
You are determined to go for an IPO in Switzerland (no exit strategy)
1) Send us your current pitch deck and a one page executive summary
2) Let us know who the founders are (LinkedIn profiles)
3) Create a 3 minute or less video who you are what you change and why you like to join
4) Be ready for a short interview and ask all the questions you like to ask
5) We'll let you know as soon as possible if you are accepted.
Week 1 is the "Entrepreneurs Camp" in our Accelerator.
We start Monday 9:00 AM with a short introduction.
The program runs Mon - Fri 09:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Week 2 - 7 you work from your office.
We ask you to execute on weekly tasks critical to your company's success
We do review meetings online (Skype) every Thursday
At the end of the program we celebrate Graduation
We work together one more day preparing for business demo day
Finally we will conduct a Business Demo Day with investors
Society3 Accelerator, Lucerne, Switzerland
Zero-Equity Program: We do not take any equity
We charge you a nominal fee of $/€/CHF 800 | and another $/€/CHF 5,000 only after you received funding
Included in the program fee:
- All program material
- Graduation with certificate
- Lifetime Society3 SF Accelerator Alumni
- Free access to Society3 events in San Francisco, Zürich and several other locations
- Helping prepare the follow-on round of funding